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Question # : 151222


I want to know meaning for name Muhammad Saalif. I heard this is name of one Sahabi. Please confirm.

Answer : 151222

Published on: Jun 11, 2017

بسم الله الرحمن الرحيم

(Fatwa: 894/931/N=9/1438)


Muhammad is the name of the Holy Prophet Muhammad (may peace and blessings of Allah be upon him). Salif means past, previous. However, I could find nowhere in any book that any sahabi was named after the name Salif or Muhammad Salif.

Allah knows Best!

Darul Ifta,
Darul Uloom Deoband

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